About The Artist
Felicity was born in 1965. She is the daughter of the artist Shorty Jangala Robertson. She paints stories passed down to her from her father and his father’s before him.
These stories are creation stories that relate to Felicity’s family’s traditional country. Felicity is an emerging artist who continues her Warlpiri tradition by painting the Jukurrpa, associated sites and other elements.(Water Dreaming) which form the landscape surrounding the community of Yuendumu
She paints ‘ngawarra’ (flood waters) represented by curved and straight lines, depicts ‘mulju’ (water soakages) small circles and ‘mangkurdu’ (cumulus & stratocumulus clouds) short bars.